Women Rising

Women Rising


Field of Interest (FOI) - Culture and Society

The goals of Women Rising are to increase the access, persistence, and graduation/transfer rates of minority female students; connect minority female students with academic, career, and professional support resources and services; and finally, to create a culture of success and empowerment among student participants.

Please take a moment to read our bylaws and Maricopa County Community College District Minority Female Initiative Women Rising Program Operating Procedures and Chapter Guidelines


Why Join?

Women Rising members participate in: 

  • Leadership conferences
  • Peer mentoring
  • Student panels
  • Service learning
  • Focus groups
  • Academic and career planning
  • Cultural events
  • Network building
  • Seminars
  • Campus events

Meetings are held on the first and third Wednesdays of the month. Join us on Google Meet.

Connie Greenwell
Albulene Ferizi
Emma Magaña